Greetings! Science and Technology Week is upon us! Throughout the week students will complete a variety of activities.  Here’s a few of the activities we have planned for the week:

Monday, October 16th

Collaborative Learning Centers with Mrs. MacNeill & Mr. Ellis:

  • 9:00 -10:05: (Grade 5 – 8)  Building Future Cities For The Aging Population
  • 10:10-11:45: (Grade 9-12) Building A Self-Reliant City Of The Future
  • 11:45-12:30: (Pre-K-Grade 4) Building A Safe & Innovative School Playground

Tuesday, October 17th

  • Dress Like a Scientist Day – Students are encouraged to come dressed like a scientist or any professional in the science, technology, engineering, or math fields.

Thursday, October 19th

  • 12:15: Science-themed Snacks
  • 12:30: High School Kahoot Challenge

Friday, October 20th

  • 10:10-11:10: Future Farms Presentation
  • 1:00 – 3:00: Jr High Enrichment Classes (various STEAM-related activities)
  • 1:00 – 2:00: Gr 1/2 Elementary Science Lab
  • 2:00 – 3:00: Gr 3/4 Science-themed Art Class
  • 2:00 – 3:00: Gr 5/6 Elementary Engineering Exercise


Tests This Week

Wednesday: Math test

Thursday: Phonics test

Hot Lunch

On Wednesdays lunch money & milk money is due: please put all money in an envelope or Ziplock bag with your child’s name on it. Also include the purpose of the money (ie:  Subway Order).

This Friday

This Friday, October 20th, is our class trip to Island Hill Farms. We are excited to have several parents join us on this fun-filled day. If you are interested in coming along for this event email me at

Important Dates

October 13 – Educational Field Trip (Orwell Corner)
October 19 – School Pictures
October 16-20 – Science and Technology Week (Stay tuned for more details!)
October 26-27 – ACSI Teacher Convention (No Class)
November 10 – Remembrance Day Assembly
November 13 – Remembrance Day Observed (No Class)
November 16 – Parent Teacher Interviews (Evening)
November 17 – Parent-Teacher Interviews (No Class)


All for now,

Ms. Jenkins